Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for BS7799 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BS7799 over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BS 7799
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +205
Contract jobs citing BS7799 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.036% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median daily rate £475 - -
UK median daily rate £475 £250 £213
% change year-on-year +90.10% +17.65% -37.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

BS7799 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 774 521 811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.90% 12.45% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 294 439
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £181 £147 £162
90th Percentile £550 £494 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £406
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.73% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 9
Scotland median hourly rate £18.50 £19.88 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.92% +39.52% -56.17%
10th Percentile £10.73 £13.75 £9.64
90th Percentile £54.25 £43.38 £26.90
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +4.53%

BS7799
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing BS7799 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for BS7799 in Scotland

BS7799
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BS7799 in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for BS7799 in Scotland

BS7799
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BS7799 in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BS7799 in Scotland

BS7799
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £475 -
BS7799
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for BS7799.

1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR

BS7799
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001